The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan: the Response of the ambassador from Russia - a provisional measureHead Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Sejdzi Maehara has informed that Tokyo withdraws from Moscow the ambassador in Russia Masaharu Kono, the given measure is time. About it reports Kyodo.
When the Japanese ambassador will return to Moscow - while it is not known. In turn the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs yet did not do any statements in connection with an event.
we will remind, to withdraw the ambassador Japan has solved in connection with visiting by the president of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev of Southern Kuriles - islands as which Japan considers as the territory. It is important to notice that D.Medvedev became the first Russian leader who has visited Kuriles.
actions of the Russian leader the prime minister - the minister of Japan has condemned Naoto Caen. As he said, D.Medvedev`s visit “ causes a regret “. In turn head the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Country of a rising sun of S.Maehara has noticed that this act “ will wound feelings of the Japanese people “.
to the Russian ambassador in Tokyo to Michael Belomu the note of protest, in turn has been transferred the Japanese ambassador in Moscow “ have explained that the president of Russia is free to visit any regions of the country “. Further it became known that D.Medvedev and the prime minister - the minister of Japan N.Kan nevertheless intend will meet in a lobby of the regional summit which will pass on November, 13th and 14 in Tokyo.